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The Hour Will Come (blog review)

A thoughtful blog review of the royal festival hall performance.

An odd little tale, by David Walsh

David Walsh, founder of the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) in Hobart, Australia, shares a compelling story from Dark Mofo. View and read it here.

On music criticism

I love this, I wish critics would speak from their hearts.

Portrait of Diamanda

Portrait of Diamanda by longtime friend Eric Boudreau. (Painting completed in 2011).

RUINS, by Zoe Mavroudi, featuring music by Diamanda Galás

RUINS, by director Zoe Mavroudi, features THIS IS THE LAW OF THE PLAGUE by Diamanda Galás. Diamanda says: “This is the film that shows the treatment of suspected female HIV carriers in Greece. I performed PLAGUE MASS in Greece in the 90’s to 3,500 people, and vey few knew what…

Diamanda Galás to deliver keynote address at UCLA’s Voice Studies Now Conference

DIAMANDA GALÁS to deliver Keynote address “IN THE MOUTH OF THE CROCODILE” at UCLA’s Voice Studies Now Conference Friday, January 30, 2015 4pm, Schoenberg Hall Free and Open to the Public One of the most exceptional singers and performance artists of our time visits UCLA for an unprecedented free event:…

Chavela Vargas, by Gregorio Tlacocan

Muere la Lesbiana más famosa Latinoamericana by Gregorio Tlalocan Monday, August 13, 2012 Chavela Vargas (1919-2012). Nace en Costa Rica el 17 de Abril y es nacionalizada mexicana durante su adolescencia, comenzado a cantar en las calles a sus 14 años de edad y sus 41 años de una manera…

Serpenta Embroidery II, by Alan Ishii

Serpenta Embroidery II: “You Don’t Know What Love Is”, by Alan Ishii

To Writers Unpublished by Gorgon from Intravenal Sound Operations:

It has come to our attention that a Italian monograph on the work of Diamanda Galás that was to be published by Gorgon Magazine has lost its funding, leaving many excellent essays unpublished. If you wrote a piece for Gorgon Magazine, please send it to us at diamanda.assist at gmail…

Diamanda Galás Master’s Residency 2014-2015 Grotowski Institute

Diamanda Galás will begin the Master’s Residency (2014-2015) at the Grotowski Institute from November 18-December 8 for her work on Die Daemonen der Stadt (words: Georg Heym, music: D. Galás). Die Daemonen der Stadt is the second part of the large work that commences with Das Fieberspital (text: G. Heym,…

Schrei 27 screening in Slovakia

Images from the screening of Schrei 27 in Banská Bystrica, Slovakia… Davide Pepe in the Q&A: Viera Dubačová (actress, director, civil activist and Banska Bystrica independent town deputy) reading the Schrei 27 lecture, Human Warehouses, Prison Camps, Artists’ Colonials, and SCHREI 27: And Dave Hunt, the sound designer of Schrei 27 who…

Diamanda Galás and The Sporting Life

Blog post by Alicia Fiorucci: DIAMANDA GALAS & JOHN PAUL JONES, The Sporting Life 1994

“The Hour Will Come” concert program

The concert program for “The Hour Will Come” in Stockholm, Sweden, August 2, 2013

Das Fieberspital

Diamanda Galás Das Fieberspital June 18th, 2015 in Wroclaw

YES WE ARE FAGGOTS PROUDLY THE SHAME OF THE NATION

Just in from Greece, from Queericulum Vitae, the poster reads: YES WE ARE FAGGOTS  PROUDLY  THE SHAME OF THE NATION   On Thursday, October 25, in the square in front of the metro entrance in Gazi (Athens), the same night that (Christian)-fascists attacked Xytirio theater to prevent the play Corpus…